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  • The fact that the semi-wild tribes, which are ethnologically Malayan and distinct from the aboriginal Semang and Sakai, are met with almost invariably in the neighbourhood of the coast would seem to indicate that they reached the peninsula by a sea, not by a land route, a supposition which is strengthened by their almost amphibious habits.
  • The finest and closest wools are possessed by the amphibious Carnivora and Rodentia, viz.
  • Is of the amphibious class and is found throughout North America and in Russia, China and Japan.
  • The principal characteristic of the mink in comparison with its congeners is its amphibious mode of life.
  • The single genus (Isoetes) contains about fifty, mostly aquatic, species, though a few are amphibious or terrestrial.